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What Is The Difference Between Haemosiderosis And Haemoschromatosis
Good question: Hemochromatosis is increased total body iron sufficient to make you sick, or the strong genetic potential to get it if you follow a normal lifestyle. Hemosiderosis is increased iron pigment, locally or systemically, with or without symptoms, for any reason whatever. For example, if I have a nail in my tissues for a few years, the surrounding area will be hemosiderotic. ...Read more
Thalassemia is a type of hemoglobinopathy. It is inherited from one or both of your parents. There are many kind of thalassemia. Most causes anemia (low red blood cell count). Anemia couod be severe requiring blood. Taking iron does not cure the disease. Thalassemia is common in people living in the mediteranian countries, africa, middle east, india, and sotheastern asia such ...Read more
Decongestant: Allegra d has the same antihistamine plus an added decongestant. This extra med can help open up swollen nasal passages, and can be used if needed from time to time. However, the decongestant can increased the heart rate and may increase blood pressure, among other things. It should be avoided in someone with heart disease and should not be taken long term. See you doctor for more info. ...Read more
One has domperidone: Pan D is a capsule containing 40 mg of Pantoprazole 40mg and 30 mg of Domperidone. Pan 40 contains only 40 mg of pantoprazole. Domperidone can help with nausea and vomiting and/or increase gut motility. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domperidone. Pantoprazole can help with, gastritis and esophagitis.by decreasing stomach acid. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pantoprazole ...Read more
The Ph.D. The Ph.D.: is more traditional and was originally designed for the researcher, so the topic of one's original research was expected to form the basis for one's practice (expertise). The Psy.D. does not focus on a dissertation; rather, more on the practice of psychology. In reality, both now work directly with clients but the Ph.D. is more recognized as the doctorate degree that needs more study to obtain ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Different targets: There is no question cytotoxic T cells recognize antigen expressed in bacteria and viruses and for the most part keep infections under control. With Tumor systems it appears that cells infiltrating Tumors (TILL cells) don't accomplish much. Here it has been shown that B cells making antibodies release the mAbs to activate tumor destruction by CD16 (NK) cells via ADCC. ...Read more
1000 mcg= 1 mg so 400 mcg is 0.4 mg.
So the difference is 4.6 mg.
Basically it would take 20 400 mcg tablets of something to equal a single 5 mg tablet so it is a pretty large difference.
(when I signed up for this they told be there would be no math ;) ) ...Read more
It is similar: Punturing is done with a needle, but can be done by the tip of the blade as well, Lancing involves a smaller linear cut, for which a knife or calpel is used. Both techniques may be used to drain abscesses. ...Read more
Tossing names around: There are a lot of people that toss around those terms freely,and harmfully, without a true understanding of their meaning. Do you mean schizophrenia or a schizoid personality disorder. The most reliable current answer can be found in the DSM-5. Meaning of both of these terms has changed with time. See Wikipedia for articles on schizophrenia, psychopathy and schizoid personality disorder. ...Read more
Milligrams: I am not familiar with the product but usually the numbers represent strength of medicine. ...Read more
Same/Opposite Sides: Ipsi means "on same side". Contra means "on opposite side". Lesion refers to an abnormal/unhealthy tissue (of whatever original type), tissue which is damaged in some way, including potential risk of spreading damage to adjacent tissue(s). ...Read more
Very different: Pfo is a patent forman ovale, a persistent opening between the two upper chambers of the heart that usually closes shortly after birth. Pda is a persistent connection. Between the aorta and pulmonary artery which also closes shortly after birth. These changes facilitate the transition from intrauterine life to extra uterine life. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
U mean lft vs rt chf: Rt heart failure is when the rt venticle fails. Volume goes back in to the liver bed abdomen and lower extremities. The lungs are typicqally clear. Left sided failure is when the the lft vent fails . The lungs fill with fluid and the pt becomes very short of breathe. Usually pts have an element of both. Its important to determine which the pt has as treatment differs. Also need to find the cause. ...Read more
Internal vs external: Both terms refer to the diameter of the left ventricle at the end of diastole (right as the chamber finishes filling). Lvidd refers to the internal diameter, measuring the diameter of the chamber but not including the thickness of the chamber walls. Conversely, the lvedd refers to the external diameter of the chamber, including the thickness of the interventricular septum and the posterior wall. ...Read more
Trivenz and trenvir are both identical copies of the original drug Atripla. They contain the same active ingrediants and are used to treat the same conditions.If you have been switched from the one to the other,it should,theoretically, cause no problems.
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Finding vs illness: Hemosiderosis is extra iron in its storage form, from any cause. I may have this in a bruise that is resolving, or around the ankles if I have venous insufficiency. Hemochromatosis is a systemic illness (actually a group of genetic and acquired illnesses) in which there is too much iron in the body. It is always possible to demonstrate hemosiderosis in some tissue in hemochromatosis. ...Read more
A variety of infections caused by herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2. Type 1 infections are marked by the eruption of vesicles on lips or at the external nares; type 2 by such lesions on the genitalia. Both types often are dormant and reappear during febrile illnesses or even physiologic states such as menstruation. The viruses become latent and and may not ...Read more
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